Bulgaria’s bTV Media Group is to begin selling airtime for the Cartoon Network in the country.
Discovery Networks CEEMEA and Bulgaria’s leading pay-TV company Bulsatcom have extended a long-term strategic partnership.
The Bulgarian Competition Protection Commission (CPC) has fined Blizoo, the country’s leading cable operator, BGN887,260 (€453,538) for actions it says are “contrary to fair business practice”.
Bulgaria’s leading pay-TV operator Bulsatcom has secured a €20 million loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
Telekom Austria-backed Mtel has launched a DTH platform with national coverage of Bulgaria.
Digital broadcasting has been dealt yet another blow in Bulgaria, with the national broadcaster Nova TV deciding to withdraw one of its channels from a DTT multiplex.
The council of Crown Media has appointed two directors to jointly head the Bulgarian channels TV7, News7 and Super7.
Bulgaria will soon have its own dedicated satellite, providing DTH services to the country.
Bulgaria’s controversial transition to digital broadcasting will once more come under the spotlight later this month, when the Court of Justice in Luxembourg hears a case brought against the country by the European Commission.
Bulgaria’s Nova Broadcasting Group acquired the exclusive rights for TV and online broadcasting of the matches of the Bulgarian Football Championship, the Bulgarian Cup and Super Cup for the 2014-15 and 2015-16 seasons.